8 Out of 10 Cats

The BEST episodes of 8 Out of 10 Cats

Every episode of 8 Out of 10 Cats ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of 8 Out of 10 Cats!

Jimmy Carr hosts the irreverent comedy panel show based on opinion polls.

Last Updated: 12/2/2022Network:E4
Share:
Ken Livingstone, David Mitchell, Jack Whitehall, Claudia Winkleman
star
9.06
52 votes

#1 - Ken Livingstone, David Mitchell, Jack Whitehall, Claudia Winkleman

Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired 11/20/2008

James Corden, Steve Jones, Gabby Logan, Carol Vorderman
star
8.60
10 votes

#2 - James Corden, Steve Jones, Gabby Logan, Carol Vorderman

Season 7 - Episode 14 - Aired 11/27/2008

Highlights show
star
8.57
7 votes

#3 - Highlights show

Season 8 - Episode 8 - Aired 7/24/2009

Watch Now:Amazon
Best Bits (Part 1)
star
8.41
51 votes

#4 - Best Bits (Part 1)

Season 14 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/17/2012

The first of a two-part best bits compilation sees Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson dive into the world of polls, surveys and statistics with a bevy of celebrity guests from the 2012 series.

Watch Now:Amazon
Highlights show
star
8.38
8 votes

#5 - Highlights show

Season 9 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/21/2010

Watch Now:Amazon
Best Bits (Part 2)
star
8.36
11 votes

#6 - Best Bits (Part 2)

Season 13 - Episode 11 - Aired 7/6/2012

The concluding part of the compilation show of the best bits from the current series. Host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson with an array of celebrity guests.

Watch Now:Amazon
Best Bits (Part 2)
star
8.33
6 votes

#7 - Best Bits (Part 2)

Season 14 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/17/2012

The concluding part of the compilation show of the best bits from the 2012 series. Host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson with an array of celebrity guests.

Watch Now:Amazon
Christmas Special: Greg Davies, Jedward, Micky Flanagan, Liza Tarbuck
star
8.27
11 votes

#8 - Christmas Special: Greg Davies, Jedward, Micky Flanagan, Liza Tarbuck

Season 12 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/23/2011

The comedy panel show's cracking Christmas special, hosted by Jimmy Carr. Team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by Jedward, Micky Flanagan, Liza Tarbuck and Greg Davies.

Carol Vorderman, Chris Ramsey, Mel Giedroyc, Susan Calman
star
8.27
44 votes

#9 - Carol Vorderman, Chris Ramsey, Mel Giedroyc, Susan Calman

Season 15 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/29/2013

Host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by Carol Vorderman, Chris Ramsey, Mel Giedroyc and Susan Calman for this editon of the topical panel game.

2008 Christmas Special : Best Bits
star
8.25
8 votes

#10 - 2008 Christmas Special : Best Bits

Season 7 - Episode 15 - Aired 12/26/2008

The best bits from the recent series of the irreverent, irrelevant hit topical comedy panel show, presented by Jimmy Carr, with team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford.

Watch Now:Amazon
Gabby Logan, Ellie Simmonds, Alex Brooker, David O'Doherty
star
8.22
9 votes

#11 - Gabby Logan, Ellie Simmonds, Alex Brooker, David O'Doherty

Season 19 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/11/2017

Jimmy Carr hosts with captains Rob Beckett and Aisling Bea, together with Gabby Logan, Ellie Simmonds, Alex Brooker and David O'Doherty for a sporty edition of the topical panel show

Christmas Special - Stephen Mangan, Sarah Millican, Bruno Tonioli, Joe Wilkinson
star
8.20
15 votes

#12 - Christmas Special - Stephen Mangan, Sarah Millican, Bruno Tonioli, Joe Wilkinson

Season 14 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/24/2012

Christmas Special with Sarah Millican, Bruno Tonioli, Stephen Mangan and Joe Wilkinson joining Jimmy, Sean and Jon.

Watch Now:Amazon
Chris Kamara, Tom Davies, James Acaster, Tiff Stevenson
star
8.20
10 votes

#13 - Chris Kamara, Tom Davies, James Acaster, Tiff Stevenson

Season 19 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/13/2016

Jimmy Carr, Rob Beckett and Aisling Bea are joined by Chris Kamara, Tom Davies, James Acaster and Tiff Stevenson

Gabby Logan, Joe Wilkinson, Natalie Cassidy, Ellie Taylor
star
8.17
30 votes

#14 - Gabby Logan, Joe Wilkinson, Natalie Cassidy, Ellie Taylor

Season 13 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/27/2012

Jimmy Carr once again oversees the disputes and deliberations on the topical events that set the nation's chins wagging. Jon Richardson and Sean Lock are joined by Joe Wilkinson, Ellie Taylor, Natalie Cassidy and Gabby Logan.

Highlights Show
star
8.15
13 votes

#15 - Highlights Show

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/15/2006

Compilation of the best bits from series 4.

Watch Now:Amazon
Best Bits
star
8.11
9 votes

#16 - Best Bits

Season 16 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/6/2013

Jimmy Carr is joined by team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson for an episode of best bits from the last series. A host of well-known faces join the teams as they discuss the topical events that set the great British public's chins wagging.

Watch Now:Amazon
New Year Special: Joe Lycett, Kate Humble, Jamali Maddix, Rick Edwards
star
8.11
9 votes

#17 - New Year Special: Joe Lycett, Kate Humble, Jamali Maddix, Rick Edwards

Season 19 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/4/2017

Jimmy Carr hosts with team captains Rob Beckett and Aisling Bea, and guests Joe Lycett, Kate Humble, Jamali Maddix and Rick Edwards

Richard Hammond, Carol Vorderman, Paul Foot, Matt Forde
star
8.11
64 votes

#18 - Richard Hammond, Carol Vorderman, Paul Foot, Matt Forde

Season 16 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/11/2013

Host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson discuss the topical events that fire up the great British public. Guests joining them in their quest are Richard Hammond, Carol Vorderman, Paul Foot and Matt Forde.

Micky Flanagan, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Tess Daly, Hari Kondabolu
star
8.07
28 votes

#19 - Micky Flanagan, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Tess Daly, Hari Kondabolu

Season 13 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/1/2012

Micky Flanagan, Hari Kondabolu, Tess Daly and Krishnan Guru-Murthy join Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson to delve into the world of polls, surveys and statistics in this editon of the topical panel game.

Rob Beckett, David Hasselhoff, Justin Moorhouse, Rachel Riley
star
8.07
29 votes

#20 - Rob Beckett, David Hasselhoff, Justin Moorhouse, Rachel Riley

Season 13 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/11/2012

Jimmy oversees the disputes and deliberations on the current events that set the nation's chins wagging as Jon and Sean are joined by guests David Hasselhoff, Rachel Riley, and comedians Rob Beckett and Justin Moorhouse.

Alex Jones, Joe Wilkinson, Danny Dyer, Miles Jupp
star
8.07
44 votes

#21 - Alex Jones, Joe Wilkinson, Danny Dyer, Miles Jupp

Season 15 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/22/2013

Host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by celebrity guests Alex Jones, Joe Wilkinson, Danny Dyer and Miles Jupp in this edition of the topical panel game.

David O'Doherty, Kate Humble, Claudia Winkleman, Nick Helm
star
8.06
31 votes

#22 - David O'Doherty, Kate Humble, Claudia Winkleman, Nick Helm

Season 13 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/25/2012

Guests in this edition are David O'Doherty, Kate Humble, Claudia Winkleman and Nick Helm who join Jimmy and team captains Sean and Jon for more topical quizzing.

Romesh Ranganathan, Melanie C, Charlotte Ritchie, David O'Doherty
star
8.06
62 votes

#23 - Romesh Ranganathan, Melanie C, Charlotte Ritchie, David O'Doherty

Season 18 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/10/2014

Jimmy Carr hosts the topical comedy panel show alongside team captains Jon Richardson and Sean Lock. Guests are Romesh Ranganathan, Melanie C, Charlotte Ritchie and David O'Doherty.

Jack Dee, Steve Jones, David O'Doherty, Jamelia
star
8.06
47 votes

#24 - Jack Dee, Steve Jones, David O'Doherty, Jamelia

Season 16 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/4/2013

Jimmy Carr returns with a new series of the topical comedy panel show, joined by team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson, and guests Jack Dee, Steve Jones, David O'Doherty and Jamelia.

Alex Jones, Alex Brooker, Sarah Millican, James Acaster
star
8.05
64 votes

#25 - Alex Jones, Alex Brooker, Sarah Millican, James Acaster

Season 18 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/4/2014

Team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by The One Show's Alex Jones, The Last Leg's Alex Brooker and stand-up stars Sarah Millican and James Acaster to discuss and dissect the events that set the British public's chins wagging over the past week.

Want to see the rest of the rankings?

Episode Ninja is a small business run by one person.
Pro memberships help fund servers and new feature development!